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DSTA Mechanical Engineering Award

The DSTA Mechanical Engineering Award seeks to motivate outstanding students who are pursuing the Mechanical Engineering Focus Track offered by the Engineering Product Development (EPD) pillar.


Strong academic performance in  the Mechanical Engineering Track courses.

Benefits of award

A cash prize of $5,000.


The Singaporean student with the best overall performance for the courses in the Mechanical Engineering Focus Track will be given the award.  The award recipient will be chosen by the EPD Undergraduate Programme Committee.


The Defence Science and Technology Agency, or DSTA in short, (国防科技局), is a statutory board set up under the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF). It implements defence technology plans, acquires defence material and develops defence infrastructure for MINDEF.
DSTA provides leading-edge technological solutions to the Singapore Armed Forces by tapping the best technologies and fostering an environment of creativity and innovation for defence applications. It also builds up a strong community of engineers and scientists from the universities, research institutes, government and industry to serve the defence needs of the nation. For more information, please visit